On the last Thursday of the month, the Boldt Elementary School library attracts a younger crowd. Librarian Dinorah Velazquez hosts Future Lil’ Mavericks and invites two to five year olds (and parents) to visit for story time, a craft activity, and a snack. Families can also look for books to check out and bring home.
This week’s feature video looks at Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) in Northside and how it is infused in the elementary school curriculum. This Districtwide initiative teaches STEM at all levels and shows students how to make the connection in real world problems and challenges.
The John Marshall Law and Medical Services Magnet will open in fall 2019 on the Marshall High School campus. Approximately 175 students will comprise the inaugural freshmen class. Current eighth graders from NISD middle schools can apply to attend.
Northside ISD offers six magnet high schools for eighth graders to choose from and several opportunities to learn about each program this fall.
Northside ISD is holding a Transportation Job Fair to fill 80 bus driver positions. The fair is from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15 at Culebra Transportation Station, 7001 Culebra, Building #5.
Hundreds of fine arts students will be featured in a variety of holiday concerts and performances at elementary, middle, and high school campuses throughout Northside ISD.
This week’s video showcases what students at two NISD schools did to honor and recognize veterans and those currently serving in the military, and introduces Miley, a certified therapy dog. Click here to watch what is going on “Around Northside.”
This week’s featured video includes athletes from Clark HS giving homecoming mums to Alternative Learning Environment (ALE) students, students at Glass ES honoring our officers in blue, and update on the Silver & Black Give Back Team Up Challenge at Rawlinson MS.
Northside ISD is working to address children’s nutritional needs by opening a campus cafeteria during Thanksgiving Break, Nov. 19-21.
Here is a roundup of Veterans Days activities planned at several Northside ISD schools on Friday, Nov. 9 and Monday, Nov. 12.
Northside ISD’s newest campus was officially dedicated on Oct. 29 as Mora Elementary School not only paid tribute to their namesake, Dr. Linda G. Mora, but also showcased student talent and artwork.
Alamodome Management today confirmed graduation dates for Northside ISD high schools. NISD will hold 12 graduations in June 2019, eleven of which are held at the Alamodome. The other one will be held at the Northside Sports Gym.
A senior at Jay HS is familiar with battles on the football field, but it is the fight that happens off the field that is leaving a lasting impact on his teammates and coaches.
Northside ISD students continue to excel and receive numerous honors and awards. Below are students who have been named National Merit Semifinalists, Commended Scholars, and scholar finalists in the National Hispanic Recognition Program.
Northside is holding its seventh annual Declaration of Respect Signing Day on Friday, October 12, with students and staff across the District signing certificates pledging to demonstrate respect for themselves and all others through their interactions at school.
The second annual Nerdvana Con, a free comic convention for teens, will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 10 at Stevens High School.
Students at one elementary school are all over the map – literally. Some high school athletes are going beyond the game and into the classroom, and hundreds of students get up close and personal with farm animals at Ag in Action.
The Northside Learning Tree After School Enrichment Program is seeking outgoing, energetic, and positive role models to fill approximately 100 part-time Youth Leader Instructor positions. Interested applicants should stop by the Learning Tree Job Fair on Friday, Nov. 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Northside Learning Center, 6632 Bandera Road, Building D.
The annual NISD College, Career, and Military Night will be held Monday, Oct. 22 from 6-8:30 p.m. drawing 140 colleges and universities from across the nation.
Due to a sold out crowd and limited parking at Farris Stadium during the Brandeis HS and O’Connor HS football game on Friday, Oct. 12 beginning at 7:30 p.m., students, parents, and visitors are encouraged to read the following information:
Northside ISD is holding an Auxiliary Job Fair to fill more than 320 positions for bus drivers, food service workers, food service manager trainees, police officers, custodians, and maintenance workers.
University Health System is offering a convenient way for parents to stay up-to-date with their child’s immunizations, flu shots, and physicals.
A special high-level government visitor visits a magnet school program, high school students show homecoming kindness to some special students, and students rub shoulders with music insiders. Click here to learn more about what is happening inside our schools – This is Northside!
Northside Superintendent Brian Woods, a longtime educator and vocal advocate for public education, has been named the best superintendent in the state by the Texas Association of School Boards.